CENTER FOR METABOLISM AND MITOCHONDRIAL MEDICINE
   

The 7th Regional

TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH ON
MITOCHONDRIA, METABOLISM, AGING, AND
DISEASE SYMPOSIUM (TRiMAD)

OCTOBER 5 & 6, 2017

 
 

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THURSDAY   |   FRIDAY


Thursday, October 5, 2017


6:30am

"Stress Your Mitos" 5K Fun Run

 

 

8:30am

Welcome

 

 

8:45-9:45am

KEYNOTE - Toren Finkel, MD, PhD (NHLBI/NIH) - “Mitochondria, Metabolism and Aging”

 

 

10:00am-12:15pm

SYMPOSIUM 1: NEURODEGENERATION

10:00-10:35

Sara Berman, MD, PhD (UPitt) - "Mitochondrial Dynamics in Parkinson's"

10:35-11:00

Martin Picard, MD, PhD (Columbia U) - "mtDNA in Aging and Neurodegenerative Diseases"

11:00-11:25

Andrew Wojtovich, PhD (U of Rochester) - "mtROS Microdomains and Neuronal Ischemia"

11:25-11:50

Ed Burton, MD, PhD (UPitt) - "Modulating Mitochondrial Function in Zebrafish Models"

11:50-12:15

Abstract Talks (2)

 

 

12:15-2:00pm

LUNCH / POSTERS / NETWORKING TIME

   

2:00-4:15pm

SYMPOSIUM 2: LIPID METABOLISM

2:00-2:25

Eric Goetzman, PhD (UPitt) - "Regulation of Fatty Acid by Sirtuins"

2:25-2:50

Ed Prochownik, PhD (UPitt) - "C-myc Regulation of Metabolism"

2:50-3:15

Donna Korzick, PhD (Penn State)

3:15-3:25

Abstract Talk

3:25-3:50

Joe Baur, PhD (UPenn) - “Modulation of mitochondrial function by changes in NAD availability”

3:50-4:15

Haiming Cao, PhD (NHLBI/NIH)

 

 

4:15-4:30pm

BREAK

 

 

4:30-6:15pm

SYMPOSIUM 3: IMMUNOLOGY & INFECTION

4:30-4:55

Greg Delgoffe, PhD (UPitt)

4:55-5:20

Anuradha Ray, PhD (UPitt)

5:20-5:45

Madhusudhan Sukumar, PhD (NIH/NCI) - "Mitochondrial regulation of T cell longevity and anti-tumor function"

5:45-6:15

Abstract Talks

 

 

6:15-8:00pm

POSTER SESSION